New Year's Eve: Plan for a Safe Ride Home
Keep these local cab numbers handy if you need a ride home.
If your New Year's Eve celebration will involve drinking, be sure to plan ahead for a safe ride home. Here's a roundup of several local cab companies to call if you need a ride.
Note: Call in advance to confirm availability.
- The Night Move: 1-888-60-NIGHT
- Ferndale Cab Co.: 248-543-4000
- Southfield Cab: 248-548-8511
- Royal Oak Township Cab: 248-547-9810
- A&A Transportation: 248-544-1600
- Royal Oak Taxi: 248-666-0222
- Michigan Green Cabs: 877-476-8294
- Birmingham-Troy Cab Co.: 248-546-2920
- Madison Diamond Taxi: 248-543-1300
- Birmingham - Troy Taxi & Airport Transportation: 248-360-4616
- Birmingham Taxi, Sedan & Minivan Airport Service: 248-666-0222
- B-Ham Cab Co.: 248-646-1000
- Lancer Cab Corporation: 248-280-1803
- Metro Limited Shuttle Services, 248-398-3555
- Elegant Transportation Airport Service: 248-651-2056
- Rochester Cab: 248-650-9390
- Rochester Detroit Car Service: 248-875-1144
- Amber Transportation: 248-589-1330
- St. Patrick's Angels Inc.: 888-828-3930
Don't drink and drive
According to AAA Michigan, more than 500,000 people are injured in alcohol-related crashes every year- with more than 12,000 resulting in death. AAA offers these tips to help people become part of the solution:
- Never ride in a car with someone who is intoxicated.
- When entertaining, be a responsible host.
- Immediately report impaired drivers to area law enforcement.
- Use the designated driver system.
Even one drink can be too many, according to AAA. Learn more about the effects of alcohol on driving here.